Skip to main content

Education isn't subject of Party Politics -Prakash Javdekar

He asserted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a vision to improve the quality of education and make it more meaningful.
Mr. Javadekar said education should be seen as an “emancipator” and “agent of change” and he would come out with a roadmap after consultations with the Prime Minister and others, including Smriti Irani, to whose post he has moved in.
“I will build upon the several good initiatives taken up by Smriti Irani. I accept this [new] responsibility humbly and I will talk to our earlier minister Murli Manohar Joshi,” he said.
Mr. Joshi, a former BJP president who is now a part of Margdarshak Mandal, had been critical of the Modi government.

Mr. Irani’s stint in the HRD Ministry was marked by controversies, with the Minister drawing flak for Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula’s suicide in Hyderabad, the JNU row and allegations of saffronisation of education. She is now the Textiles Minister.
Mr. Javadekar said education “is not a subject for party politics” but it is an important issue and “we will have discussion on it with everyone.”
Calling himself a product of student politics during the JP movement, the Minister said education was an “emancipator and agent of change” and it will play a big role in bringing changes in India in the 21st century.
“Education gives meaning to life, it gives values to life. Therefore, to make education meaningful is the real challenge. Poor parents do a lot of hard work to educate their wards. So, to provide quality education is our aim and we will be able to do it,” he told reporters, adding he will formally take charge on Thursday.
The Minister said the new education policy of India has to be “student-centric”.
“I want to assure all the teachers across the country that we all will chalk out the roadmap of India’s new education policy and education has to be student-centric. I value everyone’s opinion and at the same time we will have a larger discussion on it. My doors will be open for any suggestion,” he said.
Mr. Javadekar, who was in charge of Environment and Forest Ministry and was the lone Minister to be promoted to the Cabinet rank on Tuesday, said under Mr. Modi there is a lot of focus on education.
“I will take charge tomorrow and after getting a brief from the Prime Minister, we will decide the roadmap ahead.”
Mr. Javadekar said his 92-year-old mother, who stays with him. was a primary school teacher herself and he “values” teachers’ contribution to society.

Popular posts from this blog

Overview of Social Media Marketing

Social media marketing refers to the process of gaining traffic or attention through social media sites. Social media itself is a catch-all term for sites that may provide radically different social actions.

Use social media marketing to listen, analyze, publish, and engage across networks. Align your marketing, customer service, and sales efforts on social — strengthening customer relationships.

Listen and analyze. Hear conversations from over 650 million different sources with social listening tools. Discover what consumers are saying about your brand, your products, and your competitors. Discover trending topics and influential conversations — then use that information to inform your marketing decisions.
Plan and publish. Plan, execute, and track social media marketing campaigns. Customize and craft your content from multiple sources, while protecting your brand with configurable approval rules and a full audit trail. Manage social strategy, tailor campaigns, and drive social awareness…

Future Of Digital Marketing

The Origin of Digital-Marketing: The term 'digital marketing' was first used in the 1990s. In the 2000s and the 2010s, digital marketing became more sophisticated as an effective way to create a relationship with the consumer that has depth and
While the term 'digital marketing' may not have been used until the 1990s, digital marketing itself has roots to the mid-1980s when the Soft Ad Group, now ChannelNet developed advertising campaigns for several major automobile companies, wherein people would send in reader reply cards found in magazines and receive in return floppy disks that contained multimedia content promoting various cars and offering free test drives.
The rapid evolution of digital media has created new opportunities and avenues for advertising and marketing. Fueled by the proliferation of devices to access digital media, this has led to the exponential growth of digital advertising.
In 2012 and 2013 statistics showed digital marketing remained a gro…

Why Digital Marketing and Web 2.0 Important To Business?


Digital marketing technology helps you understand and reach your audience most effectively so you can generate the most revenue.  For advertising campaigns, ad serving technology makes it possible to serve the right ad at the right time to right person.  That means your advertising is being as productive as possible. When technology is working for you, you’ll understand your audience at a whole new level, and it will show up on your bottom-line.

NEED FOR THE STUDY The pace of change in today’s business environment is faster than ever. New markets, technologies, and opportunities are arising on a daily basis. Current ways of doing business need to be adapted or they will become outdated. Organizations and enterprises have to become agents of evolution to be successful; as victims of evolution they risk failure. With so many dynamics operating in the global economy, Digital Marketing is now more than ever an effective tool to make a company stand out from the pack.

The pe…